What should I bring to my initial estate planning meeting?
First of all, pat yourself on the back. You have made the right decision to create or update your estate plan.Even the best-intentioned individuals fail to make it this far. Now, you might be wondering what documents to gather for…Read More
Powers of Attorney – Why are they necessary?
Why are they necessary? There is a misconception that powers of attorney are for the rich only. The truth of the matter is - anyone can and should have a power of attorney. In the event you become mentally incompetent…Read More
Year End Estate Planning
Review your estate plan to ensure it continues to meet your needs As one year winds down and we ready ourselves for the next, don't forget to update important documents, such as your estate plan. An annual review ensures that…Read More
The Importance of Health Care Directives
How to avoid becoming the next Terri Schiavo Do you remember Terri Schiavo? Her heart stopped at age 25 and she never regained consciousness. Her husband insisted she would not want to be kept alive in this condition, while her…Read More
Don’t Put Off Preparing Your Estate Plan.
Don't Put Off Preparing Your Estate Plan It is something most Americans avoid and more often than not, never get around to preparing an estate plan. The excuses range from "Estate planning is too confusing" to "I don't have anything…Read More